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US bombs road in drive to block ISIS fighters in Syria - The Jerusalem Post

“Relocating terrorists from one place to another for someone else to deal with is not a lasting solution.” 3 minute read. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. A MEMBER of ISIS waves the group's flag in Raqqa recently. A MEMBER of ISIS waves the group's ...and more »

Lebanon hails 'victory' over ISIS on Syrian border - Ynetnews

As Lebanese are set to celebrate rooting out ISIS out of the Beqaa Valley area, US-led coalition bombs road ISIS fighters take out of Lebanon on their way to eastern Syria. Liad Osmo, AFP|Published: 08.31.17 , 12:24. The Lebanese army was greeted ...and more »

Syria: UN adviser warns trapped civilians face greater risks as Raqqa fighting intensifies - UN News Centre

Displaced children and adults shown here fled ISIL-controlled areas in rural Raqqa to Ain Issa, the main staging point for displaced families, some 50 Km north of Raqqa City. Photo: UNICEF/Soulaiman (file). 30Share. Print. 30 August 2017 – The United ...and more »

Why did Syria, Hezbollah bus ISIS fighters near Iraq? - The Jerusalem Post

Kata'ib Hezbollah fighters respond to ISIS firing on their position, Huseybeh al-Sharqiya, Anbar Province, June 13.. (photo credit: JONATHAN SPYER). In 2009, before the Syrian civil war, a bus ride from Homs to Deir al-Zor on the Euphrates River would ...and more »

US Airstrikes Block Convoy Transferring ISIS Fighters - New York Times

BEIRUT, Lebanon — American airstrikes stranded a convoy of Islamic State fighters in the middle of Syria on Wednesday, punctuating the United States military's anger over a deal struck a few days earlier giving them safe passage to militant-held ...and more »

US-led air attacks block ISIL evacuation deal - Aljazeera.com

A US-led coalition battling the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) group says its fighter jets have blocked a convoy of the group's fighters evacuated from Lebanon from reaching eastern Syria, and also struck a number of ...and more »

Entire Families Are Being Killed by US Airstrikes in Raqqa, Syria - The Intercept

On June 6, the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces announced the beginning of a military campaign to liberate the northern Syrian city of Raqqa from the Islamic State. In an interview at the time, the commander of the force, which is known as SDF ...and more »

Canadian Troops Quietly Helping Jordan, Lebanon Secure Borders Against ISIL - Huffington Post Canada

Military officials won't say how many Canadian troops are in Jordan and Lebanon or where they are located, citing operational security. OTTAWA — Canadian soldiers have been quietly helping Jordan and Lebanon secure their borders amid fears of Islamic ...and more »

Islamic State Convoy Remains Stuck in Syria - New York Times

BEIRUT, Lebanon — For four days now, an Islamic State convoy with more than 600 people has been stuck in the middle of the harsh Syrian desert, blocked by American airstrikes, as a deal to allow it safe passage across Syria has collapsed. The American ...and more »

Nasrallah: Netanyahu's crying over ISIS's surrender - Ynetnews

Following what he calls 'the surrender of ISIS' in Lebanon, Hezbollah Sec. Gen. Nasrallah claims 'ISIS was supposed to destroy our region and hand it over completely to US and Israel.' Roi Kais|Published: 08.28.17 , 22:51. Hezbollah Secretary General ...and more »